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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vieyra

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  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Vieyra means "Gift of god" and is of Portuguese origin.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Vieyra

Manuel Antonio Rojo del Río y Vieyra was a Governor-General of the Philippines. He was most active from 1759 to 1764. Manuel was born on September 24th, 1708 in Tula de Allende. He breathed his last breath on January 30th, 1764.


Paulin Soumanou Vieyra was a film director. He was most prominent from 1954 to 1982. Paulin was born on January 31st, 1925 in Porto-Novo. He passed away on November 4th, 1987.


Francisco Arroyo Vieyra is a deputy. Francisco was born on April 16th, 1959 in León, Guanajuato.


Federico was born on July 21st, 1988 in Buenos Aires.


Emilio Vieyra was a film director, actor, screenwriter, and film producer. Emilio was born on October 12th, 1920 in Buenos Aires. He left this life on January 25th, 2010.


Juan Ignacio Vieyra is a sports team member for the Cerro Porteño.


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Popularity of Vieyra as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vieyra U.S.
  White 6.42% 64.26%
  African American 0.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.35% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vieyra

People with the last name Vieyra are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Vieyra

  • How Popular is the name Vieyra? As a last name Vieyra was the 10,140th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Vieyra? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Vieyra was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Vieyra: Your name in reverse order is Aryeiv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vyaire. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vieyra? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,180 people with the last name Vieyra.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vieyra? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Vieyra as their last name.

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